Cornerstone Victorian B&B

3921 Main Street (Route 9) , Warrensburg, NY 12885 USA (Show map)


Awarded "B&B to serve the Best Breakfast" for 2010 - 2011 by BedandBreakfastcom and "Inn of the Year" by Lanier's B&B Guide Worldwide. Set in the Adirondack Park and near Lake George, this stunning Queen Anne home features stained glass windows, terra cotta fireplaces, exquisite woodwork and a wrap-around porch overlooking Hackensack Mountain. Each day a Five-Course Gourmet Breakfast is served by candlelight. The menu is created daily to include fresh fruits, homemade pastries, Louise's granola, and entrees prepared with local Adirondack specialties. Five unique bedchambers are graciously appointed with Victorian antiques. Some feature a Fireplace or Two-Person Whirlpool. Complimentary 24-Hour Beverage Pantry and Daily Homemade Dessert. Come and enjoy "Victorian Hospitality at its Finest!"



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  • Guest room4.9
  • Service5.0
  • Value4.9
  • Cleanliness5.0
  • Onsite Dining4.9


5 on October 15, 2015

This Bed and Breakfast Inn is fabulous. The moment you step inside, you feel warmly welcomed by Doug and Louise. And their attention to detail makes for a very comfortable stay. Each 5 course breakfast is outstanding. Pay them a visit and I assure you, you will not be disappointed. In fact, you will want to go back. As do we.

The best B&B

5 on October 15, 2015

Doug and Louise are the best hosts and this B&B is probably the nicest one we have visited. The breakfasts are amazing and you get 5 courses! Louise is a fantastic chef. We were so impressed. The rooms were great and so clean and quiet. Everything was the best!

We're so lucky to have found this place!

5 on July 05, 2015

We found The Cornerstone while searching the internet for a last minute get-a-way vacation. It looked like the place was nice and the rates were reasonable, so we gave it a shot. It was much more than expected. Doug is a gentleman, always looking out for his guests comfort and Louise is a fantastic cook, serving up outstanding and creative breakfasts every day. The house is spectacular. It's tastefully appointed with antiques and looks period correct. Doug and Louise do most of the maintenance themselves and are very good at it. Lovely gardens and grounds as well. We plan on coming back soon!

What a Blessed place to stay!!!!!

5 on May 25, 2015

My wife and I have been staying at The Cornerstone every year for seven years. Doug and Louise are by far the most gracious, kind, and attentive hosts we have ever encountered. Their care for the rooms and the guests are superior to any place we have ever stayed. Louise's cooking is something to be remembered and never missed. To experience the ambiance of the Victorian Age and slow down to a state of complete relaxation, this is the place to stay. Doug and Louise always have an uplifting countenance about them and have a gift of brightening up anyone's day with there ready laughter and broad smiles. Pastor Steve and Angela Carpenter

Amazing !

5 on March 10, 2015

By far the best place my husband and I have ever stayed! We cant say enough good things about this home and Louise and Doug. From the moment we arrived to the hugs on the way home. Our room was amazingly clean. Our breakfasts were amazing. There was so much food for breakfast we didn't eat lunch any of the 3 days we were there. The nightly deserts were great too ! You can make your own coffee and tea anytime and you have a choice of pop or water in the 24 hour complimentary frig. The only thing that would make this place more awesome is if they offered dinner. I know that would be amazing too. Thanks for an awesome stay. Joe & Megan

Most Amazing B&B on the East Coast

5 on January 27, 2015

My wife and I have been going to B&Bs for decades. We have been going to Doug and Louise's for many years and when we need a relaxing get away where everything will be taken care of and you are sitting in the lap of luxury there is no other choice besides the Cornerstone Victorian. I would have said it was the best B&B in the United States but unfortunately I have yet to make it to the West Coast so it is not fair. Although I would consider it very difficult for anybody to match this place. Even though we have stayed with Doug and Louise many times we can not remember ever having the same course twice. For those of you who have never been you have to realize that Louise serves a 5 course breakfast which means that if we have staying with them 10 times that is at 50 different courses. AMAZING. Doug and Louise set the bar by which all other B&Bs need to be measured.

Romantic Relaxing Perfect Getaway!

5 on January 07, 2015

This Victorian Bed & Breakfast is superb! Louise and Doug are the most gracious hosts. The 5 course breakfasts prepared by Louise are not only a work of art but a delicacy! Every minute detail to make your weekend perfect has been attended to! The home is gorgeous and so beautifully decorated! We cannot wait to go back! Mark and Tammy

Don't pass this place by!

5 on October 21, 2014

What a fantastic place! Just a beautiful victorian home! Louise and Doug make you feel like family. The food is don't have to worry about eating lunch with this breakfast..looks and tastes fantastic! I am so glad we chose this B&B and will definitely go back! Kristen P.

Oh My Goodness, don't pass this B&B up!

5 on August 31, 2014

This is a must to stay, can't say enough wonderful things about it. We've stayed in many B&B's, but this one is by far the best!

Wonderful weekend get away

5 on July 07, 2014

Cornerstone Victorian is an unbelievable place filled with warmthand charm. The innkeepers, Doug and Louise, make you feel welcome from the moment you walk in the door. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are warm and clean. The breakfast is incredible!! It was a pleasure to stay here and we will definitely go back!

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Location Type

Mountains, Village


Albany, NY (ALB-Albany County) 50 miles

Directions to property:

From points south of Albany -Take the NYS Thruway (I-87) to Exit 24 - Albany. After toll, take the Adirondack Northway (I-87) north to Exit 23 - Warrensburg (approx. one hour from Albany). At the end of the ramp turn left, proceed to intersection and turn right onto Route 9. Continue 1.4 miles - Cornerstone Victorian B&B is on the left.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Great Escape Amusement Park, Lake George & Steamboat Cruises, Fort Ticonderoga & Fort William Henry, Saratoga Springs Spa & Performing Arts, Gore Mountain Ski Area, Hyde Mansion & Art Collection, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Copier, Fax Machine, Telephone, VCR, Wired internet , Complimentary 24-hour Beverage Pantry, Complimentary Daily Homemade Dessert

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Parasailing, Hot-Air Balloon Rides, Snowmobile Trails and Rental, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Snow shoe rental, Snow shoe trails, Swimming, Tennis courts, Video Arcade, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting

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  • Check In:: 2:00 PM
  • Check Out:: 11:00 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No Smoking is permitted outdoors only.
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights on weekends and 3 nights during holiday periods
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: A deposit equivalent to one night's stay is required for all reservations and payable by VISA, MasterCard, or Personal Check.
  • Cancellations: Deposits are refundable, less a 10% service charge, provided notice of cancellation is received 14 days prior to your date of arrival.



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Five-Course Gourmet

  • Time Served: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian